There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Kyiv Zhuliany  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Kyiv Zhuliany (IEV) FRA - IEV

$124 - $332

Cheapest option

Fly to Boryspil  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Boryspil (KBP) FRA - KBP

$87 - $226

5 alternative options

Train  •  32 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Wien - Kiev

$196 - $292

Bus AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kiev

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station Wien - Kiev

$201 - $305

Bus FlixBus  •  33 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Darmstadt to Kiev, Kiev N3202

$124 - $215

Drive  •  18 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev 1152.3 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev station. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station via Wien Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 12 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Kiev is 1556 km. The road distance is 1843.7 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev without a car is to train which takes 32 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is to fly which takes 2 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 32 h 12 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 32 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Kiev is 1 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 10:09 AM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 11:09 AM in Kiev.

Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev is 1844 km. It takes approximately 18 h 28 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev.

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  • Distance: 972.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Kiev, Ukraine?

Wizz Air, LOT and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Kiev via Wien Hbf and Wien Hauptbahnhof in around 32 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kyiv Zhuliany via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Kyiv Zhuliany
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Boryspil via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Wien Hauptbahnhof to Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Bus operators
AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)
Phone
0541 120778
Email
karpatentour@mail.ru
Website
kurortplus.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Kiev
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
kurortplus.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Darmstadt to Kiev, Kiev
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Wizz Air, Lufthansa and LOT offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Kyiv Zhuliany Airport.

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